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Table 3 Mean group estimation ARDL model

From: Health expenditure, child and maternal mortality nexus: a comparative global analysis

Dep.Variables IMR MMR U5MR LFE
Income Groups Long Short Long Short Long Short Long Short
LY −0.22* (0.04) − 0.01* (0.01) 0.48* (0.14) − 0.11 (0.08) 0.03* (0.04) − 0.03 (0.02) − 0.01* (0.25) − 0.21* (0.03)
LM − 0.01 (0.03) −0.04* (0.01) − 0.02 (0.04) −0.26* (0.09) − 0.01 (0.04) −0.07* (0.16) 0.013* (0.08) −0.44* (0.05)
HM 0.124* (0.02) −0.02* (0.07) 0.05* (0.28) 0.01 (0.08) 0.07* (0.04) −0.03 (0.05) 0.04* (0.00) − 0.51* (0.09)
HY 0.00* (0.00) −0.08* (0.14) −0.01* (0.00) − 0.08* (0.05) 0.00* (0.00) −0.09 (0.15) 0.00* (0.00) −1.15* (0.11)
  1. Notes: Figures in brackets are the standard errors. * Significant at 5% level. Lag order is chosen using AIC criterion. The estimated constant terms are significant at 5% confidence interval for all the model